Category: Power County Press

Lady Bulldogs stumble in third place state game

The Rockland High School girls’ basketball team fell to Carey in its last game, at the state tournament on Friday, Feb. 19, 48-40. The Bulldogs were playing for third place in the tournament. Rockland Coach Vern Nelson said it came…

In favor of Sen. Guthrie’s legislation

To the editor, Senate Bill 1132 is not just about immigration as it is incorrectly being made out to be. Senate Bill 1132 is about rural Idaho and our very limited public transportation. Residents in rural areas get around by…

Kenny Campau

  It’s with a heavy heart to announce the passing of Kenny Campau; a loving person that touched so many people’s lives. Kenny’s life was cut short on Feb. 20, 2021 due to a self-inflicted gunshot caused by a spontaneous…

Raymond Lee Henery

  Raymond Lee Henery, 88, passed away at Power County Hospital on Feb. 18, 2021 surrounded by his family. Ray was born Oct. 8, 1932 in Pocatello, ID, to George Lee and Mildred Burkey Henery. He attended school in Pocatello…

Leland Clinger

Leland Gordon Clinger, loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021 in American Falls, ID, after celebrating his 94th birthday on Friday. Leland was born in Idaho Falls, ID, on Feb. 19, 1927 to Leland D.…

Commission says landfill nearly full

The pits where they are allowed to bury garbage at the Power County Landfill are filling up quickly, the Power County commissioners told the American Falls City Council in a meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 17. There is only room for…

AFHS wrestlers win district tournament

American Falls High School wrestling are district champions after seven wrestlers took first place at the district tournament at Snake River High School, Thursday, Feb. 19. Kolter Burton took first place in the 98 pound weight class. At 106 pounds,…

Raymond Lee Henery

Raymond Lee Henery, 88, of American Falls, ID, passed away Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 27, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, American Falls. A visitation with family will be from 10:15 to…

Alice G. Wilshusen

American Falls – Alice G. Wilshusen, 89 Alice was born into a large family in July 1931, to Guy and Avis Smith in Bronco, TX. She spet her younger years in New Mexico, where her mother and some siblings became…